Tag: National Conference

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 26, 2017

Buhari has not disappointed me – Obasanjo

by Dolapo Adelana Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammadu Buhari, has not disappointed him since he assumed office ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 5, 2016

Opinion: Another electoral reform committee? Not again!

by Jide Ojo From the blues came the information that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari had identified 24 Nigerians ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 9, 2015

What Soyinka said on Channels TV about GEJ, OBJ, President Buhari and pro-Biafrans

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says the recent discoveries of the massive looting perpetrated by the last administration has vindicated ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 13, 2015

‘Prayers and birthday’ | Why Fayose didn’t attend PDP rebranding conference

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) held a national conference in Abuja on Thursday, November 12 and it was attended by ...

Janeth JNovember 12, 2015

Corrupt APC members are being rewarded – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressive Congress (APC) led federal government of lacking direction. The opposition party ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2015

Northern leaders reject report of Jonathan’s national conference

Northern leaders, have unanimously rejected the implementation of the 2014 report of the National Conference. The northern leaders are former political ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 24, 2015

Opinion: The consequences of conducting the 2015 elections now

by Dominik Umosen Until this cardinal objective of exorcising the demon of feudalism and freeing the country of its enduring ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 22, 2015

Opinion: Is Confab report the ‘True’ Change?

by Adekoya Boladale Beyond the attractive green and white flag, fancy coat of arm and the suiting rhythm of the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Who is my ‘Person of the Year 2014’? 170 million dumb Nigerians!

by Bayo Oluwasanmi   Nigerians look around! Can you see common men and women amid the care and struggle of daily ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2014

Vigil for Late Prof. Akunyili Holds Today in Enugu + Funeral programme details

by Azubuike Azikiwe The funeral of former Minister of Information and Communications, late Prof. (Mrs.) Dora Nkem Akunyili, begins today, ...

YWriterAugust 22, 2014

LOOK: Kutigi hands over final confab report to GEJ

by Hauwa Gambo Yesterday, retired Justice and chairman of the National Conference, Idris Kutigi yesterday wrapped up the talkshop officially ...

July 9, 2014

Opinion: It is time to break Nigeria up

by Damola Awoyokun     We want a good-bye-to-all-that referendum now. And the National Conference sitting in Abuja should make ...

July 7, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: National Conference or National conflict? We have errors to correct

by Bayo Oluwasanmi The Abuja Conference is mostly dominated by septuagenarians and octogenarians who are arguably disposed to resist change. ...

June 16, 2014

Femi Fani-Kayode: National Conference and the explosive words of Dr. Junaid Mohammed

by Femi Fani-Kayode Junaid speaks for many in the north and the implications of his submission are obvious and far ...

June 13, 2014

Opinion: The Dora Akunyili I knew and loved…

by Chimezie Amajama Her last service to the nation was her presence in the ongoing National Confab at Abuja. She ...

May 31, 2014

“It was a narrow escape”: Emir of Askira speaks on Boko Haram convoy attack

by Akan Ido Following Boko Haram’s audacious attack on the convoy of Emirs who were on their way to attend ...

May 15, 2014

“God will grant me quick recovery” – Dora Akunyili opens up, thanks well wishers

by Isi Esene Former Minister of Information and Communications, Prof. Dora Akunyili, has expressed gratitude to Nigerians and other well ...

May 1, 2014

#BringBackOurGirls: Malala demands release of abducted schoolgirls, National Conference extended by 6 weeks & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo #BringBackOurGirls: Malala demands release of abducted schoolgirls Pakistani national, Malala Yousafzai, has called on the federal government ...

April 27, 2014

Opinion: The proposals of a citizen delegate to the National Confab (Part 1)

by Kingsley Ahanonu Thus, I speak forth because my thoughts reflect the genuine desire of these average Nigerians—the common desire for ...

April 22, 2014

Opinion: My experience (and contribution) at the National Confab

by Hemenseter Butu My generation is growing weary of wasted chances, we hear of the millions of millionaires in Norway ...

April 14, 2014

Opinion: National Conference – Amplifying the Nigerian voices on social media

by Abdullahi Seidu Even the conference official Facebook page has been enriched with informative posts like Quotes from the conference, ...

April 7, 2014

Opinion: New Constitution – Nigerian lawmakers need to sit up and do the needful

by Ibanga Isine Almost every delegate agreed that corruption is the mother of all the problems confronting Nigeria. It was ...

April 3, 2014

Olusegun Adeniyi: A message to the National Conference

by Olusegun Adeniyi At a time like this therefore, when ordinarily we should begin to fashion out the requisite strategies ...

April 2, 2014

Rethink Nigeria demands increased youth participation in governance

by Oge Okonkwo Rethink Nigeria, a group comprising of high achieving young Nigerians have called for an increased participation of ...

April 1, 2014

Atiku Abubakar: What the National Conference should focus on

by Atiku Abubakar I come from the north, and I can tell you that government’s reliance on oil revenues has ...

March 30, 2014

Opinion: Nigeria – A clueless generation

by Sunday Ogidigbo In a time and age where nations are led by young, energetic and visionary leaders, Nigeria is ...

March 28, 2014

Opinion: Nigeria’s National conference and the five fallacies

by Mahmud Abdullahi The most fundamental of these fallacies is the belief that Nigeria is a uniquely artificial state as ...

March 27, 2014

Femi Fani-Kayode: The arrogance of the North at the National Conference

by Femi Fani-Kayode The same way they have been behaving since the creation of the Nigerian state is the same ...

March 24, 2014

‘I am well now and ready for the National Confab’ – Dora Akunyili opens up on illness (Report)

by Akan Ido After months of speculation about Dr. Dora Akunyili’s health condition, the former Information Minister and NAFDAC Director ...

March 21, 2014

Akin Osuntokun: Two things the National Conference must achieve

by Akin Osuntokun It has to satisfactorily address the military misbegotten political and governance structural imbalance and duly seek and ...

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